I Love BBQ: Alan Pennington, Matrix Consulting Group

No one likes to attend an event when they don’t know anyone else attending, so ELGL is publishing daily “I Love BBQ” profiles of our registered attendees to give you a sneak peek and preview of your fellow local government BBQ aficionados. 

Link: Register for ELGL at #ICMA16: BBQ Mixer

Alan Pennington


Vice President, Matrix Consulting Group




When I think of Kansas City, I think about…


The biggest issue facing local government is…

Needs exceeding resources

My pro tip for getting the most out of professional conferences…

Spend more time with people you don’t know than hanging with your acquaintances from your region / state.

If I had to create a presidential ticket with my top two mentors, I’d select…

Ed Barrett & Peter Korn

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